ICD-10-CM Code E84.11
Meconium ileus in cystic fibrosis
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
Newborn OnlyCode is only used for patients less than 1 year old.
E84.11 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of meconium ileus in cystic fibrosis. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code E84 is used to code Cystic fibrosis
Cystic fibrosis (CF) is a genetic disorder that affects mostly the lungs but also the pancreas, liver, kidneys, and intestine. Long-term issues include difficulty breathing and coughing up mucus as a result of frequent lung infections. Other signs and symptoms include sinus infections, poor growth, fatty stool, clubbing of the fingers and toes, and infertility in males among others. Different people may have different degrees of symptoms.
|Specialty:||Medical Genetics, Pulmonology|
|ICD 9 Code:||277.0|
Clubbing in the fingers of a person with cystic fibrosis
Coding Notes for E84.11 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Code Type-1 Excludes:
Type-1 ExcludesType-1 Excludes mean the conditions excluded are mutually exclusive and should never be coded together. Excludes 1 means "do not code here."
- Meconium ileus not due to cystic fibrosis - instead, use code P76.0
- DRG Group #793 - Full term neonate with major problems.
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'E84.11 - Meconium ileus in cystic fibrosis'
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Equivalent ICD-9 Code GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
This is the official exact match mapping between ICD9 and ICD10, as provided by the General Equivalency mapping crosswalk. This means that in all cases where the ICD9 code 277.01 was previously used, E84.11 is the appropriate modern ICD10 code.